August 26, 2016 : new indie albums worth a listen

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‎2016-08-26 02:12 PM

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August 2016 - New Indie Releases

 

New Music Friday : August 26, 2016

 

Glass Animals The Veils
How To Be A Human Being Total Depravity
Origin : Oxford, England Origin : London, England / Auckland, NZ
Genre : Indietronica, Psychedelic Pop Genre : Indie Rock
==> Second studio album from the British band and another as brilliant release as their debut LP "Zaba". ==> Fifth studio album for the band formed in 2001 and fronted by lead singer and songwriter Finn Andrews.
De La Soul Cass McCombs
and the Anonymous Nobody... Mangy Love
Origin : Long Island, New York, USA Origin : Concord, California, USA
Genre : Hip-Hop Genre : Indie Rock, Folk, Psychedelic
==> Ninth studio album of the American trio formed in 1987 and including collaborations with Snoop Dog, Jill Scott, Little Dragon, Damon Albarn to name just a few. ==> Ninth studio album of the American musician, singer-songwriter and first one for the Anti Records label.
Morgan Delt Zula
Phase Zero Grasshopper
Origin : Los Angeles, California, USA Origin : Brooklyn, New York, USA
Genre : Indie Rock, Psychedelic Rock Genre : Indie Psyche-Pop
==> Second brilliant studio album of the Californian musician, singer-songwriter.
==> the wait is over. Zula's new LP is out. "Led by cousins Henry and Nate Terepka, Zula plays hypnotic pop music with a dose of noise and psychedelia. Along with Pablo Eluchans (drums) and Noga Shefi (bass), they craft heavily rhythmic songs with reflective, suspended moods." (from Inflated Records)
The Album Leaf Gringo Star
Between Waves (Deluxe Version) The Sides and In Between
Origin : San Diego, California, USA Origin : Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Genre : Ambient, Post Rock Genre : Indie Rock
==> Sixth studio album of the American solo musical project founded in San Diego in 1998 by Jimmy LaValle, known for his use of electronics, synthesizer and Rhodes piano. ==> Seventh studio album of the American band formed in 2007 by brothers Nicholas and Peter Furgiuele. Since 2015, Gringo Star has been managed by Greg Vegas.
DREAMERS Tuns
This Album Doesn't Exist TUNS
Origin : Brooklyn, New York, USA Origin : Canada
Genre : Indie cosmic Rock Genre : Indie Rock
==> Debut album of the three piece band now located in Los Angeles. "When they talk about This Album Does Not Exist, they assume a collective tone of considerate existentialism. They seek to counter the crassness of pop, the snobbery of jazz, and the pretention of indie that zaps the fun out of music with meaning. Yet, they want to draw you in, indiscriminate of taste, style, or ideology. " ==> Self-titled debut album of the Canadian supergroup formed in 2015 and comprising Mike O'Neill (The Inbreds), Chris Murphy (Sloan) and Matt Murphy (The Super Friendz).

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The Glass Animals' record is stunning - production is incredible!

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Wonderful as always! Some really important ones this week 😊